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Classics: Festival of American Music I: Maverick — A Celebration of Michael Tilson Thomas

Saturday, April 15, 2017 @ 8:00 pm

Michael Tilson Thomas

We welcome a special guest to Louisville. Michael Tilson Thomas, music director of the San Francisco Symphony, joins his former student and fellow conductor, Teddy Abrams, for an American music party!

LEONARD BERNSTEIN:  Three Dance Episodes from On The Town
AARON COPLAND:    Orchestral Variations
MASON BATES:   Greeting Prelude
MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS:  Grace
JOHN ADAMS:  Short Ride in a Fast Machine
JOSEPH RUMSHINSKY:  Overture to Khantshe in amerike
GEORGE GERSHWIN:  An American in Paris
MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS:  Agnegram
GEORGE GERSHWIN:  Promenade “Walking the Dog” — Teddy Abrams, clarinet


SPONSORS:

Classics Series Sponsor: Brown-Forman

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Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Time:
8:00 pm
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Venue

Kentucky Center
501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States

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Conductor
Teddy Abrams